With six ACM nods, Chris Stapleton already feels like a "Millionaire" ahead of the April awards in Vegas

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With "Millionaire" currently at number two on the chart, Chris Stapleton may very well be on track to have his second chart-topping single in a row. His previous number one, "Broken Halos," won both Single and Song of the Year at the CMA Awards back in November.

The Kentucky native could add six more trophies to his collection at the Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas next month. Even so, Chris says his outlook is still pretty much the same as it was when the accolades started rolling in back in 2015.

"I hope it hasn't changed a whole lot, and I don't think that it has," he reflects. "You know, these things are fantastic things to win, but when you get nominated or invited to these kind of parties, in my estimation, you've already won."

"And you've already gotten to be far beyond anything, you know, anybody who's a musician could ever dream of getting to do," Chris adds. "And we get to do that every day. We get to live that every day."

At the ACMs, Chris is up for for Entertainer, Male Artist, Album and Song of the Year. In the Album and Song categories, he could also take home extra trophies for producing From A Room: Volume 2 and writing "Broken Halos."  But Chris says he doesn't get too focused on winning.

"As far as thinking about going into something, I'm always genuinely surprised to win anything," reveals, "and I'm always grateful for it."

The 54th Academy of Country Music Awards will air Sunday, April 7, live from MGM Grand Grand Arena in Vegas on CBS. You can tune in to watch starting at 8 p.m. ET.

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Old Dominion teases breezy new “Everything to Lose,” due out Friday

Old Dominion teases breezy new “Everything to Lose,” due out FridayABC/Image Group LAOld Dominion are gearing up to share more new music, and from the snippet they posted to social media this week, the next song they’ve got coming is a flirty, tropical summertime anthem.

“This is one y’all haven’t ever heard yet,” the group revealed on social media, posting a 30-second clip of their new song along with a portion of the lyrics. Called “Everything to Lose,” the tune focuses on the early stages of a new relationship.

“Everything that you do is driving me crazy / Dancing and singing along and it’s catching my ear, catching my eye,” the song begins. “Think that it’s been long enough, girl, you know I ain’t playing / So let’s blow this popsicle stand, girl, and kiss it goodbye...”

“Everything to Lose” will be the first taste of previously unheard music from Old Dominion since May, when they dropped three older songs that they’d written for previous projects but that didn’t make the cut.

The band released their self-titled third album in October of last year. That project includes hits like “Make it Sweet” and “One Man Band.”

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This is one y'all haven't ever heard yet. #everythingtolose is out tonight. #previouslyunreleased pic.twitter.com/L7kiYjHsk0

— Old Dominion (@OldDominion) July 2, 2020